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  • Massive Gun Ban Introduced [in Oregon House]

    02/22/2013 3:33:52 PM PST · by AuntB · 46 replies
    Oregon Firearms Federation ^ | Feb. 22, 2013 | Kevin Starrett
    Two days after Senate Democrats claimed they would not seek a ban on modern firearms and feeding devices, Democrats in the Oregon House introduced just that. Seven Senators joined with eight House Reps to introduce a sweeping ban on virtually all modern firearms. Among the Senators is, of course, Ginny Burdick, who claimed on Wednesday “that she is backing off an attempt to push through a bill on gun clips that she drafted following the December shootings at the Clackamas Mall.” The other sponsors are: Representatives BAILEY, BUCKLEY, DEMBROW, FREDERICK, READ, REARDON, TOMEI, Senators , DINGFELDER, HASS, MONNES- ANDERSON, MONROE,...
  • 72-hour gun sales freeze still on, despite protests (PA)

    08/30/2007 1:58:48 PM PDT · by neverdem · 18 replies · 963+ views
    Lancaster New Era ^ | Aug 29, 2007 | AD CRABLE, Staff
    Governor moves ahead with sales shutdown, saying there will never be an “ideal time” to inconvenience businesses. PENNSYLVANIA - Despite howls of protest from sportsmen's groups, gun-rights advocates and legislators, Pennsylvania State Police will go ahead with a 72-hour gun-sales freeze starting Sunday. A last-ditch effort to stop the gun-sales ban now shifts to a lawsuit in Commonwealth Court brought by three disgruntled Lancaster County gun shops and 23 others from around the state. A hearing is scheduled for Friday in Commonwealth Court on a motion for an injunction to stop the gun-sales prohibition. Among the plaintiffs are The Sportsman's...
  • Ebay Agrees to Block Stun-Gun Sales to New Yorkers

    10/11/2005 10:26:46 AM PDT · by smartin · 9 replies · 452+ views
    TBO.com News ^ | Oct 11, 2005 | Mark Johnson
    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Online auctioneer eBay Inc. said Tuesday it will block the sale and shipment of stun guns and other illegal weapons to New York residents under an agreement with Attorney General Eliot Spitzer. In an investigation that started last year, Spitzer's office found the eBay users were easily able to buy stun guns through the company's Web site. Investigators, posing as ordinary customers, bought 16 stun guns from 16 different sellers on eBay. The sellers, 14 of whom are from outside New York, are believed to have sold more than 1,100 stun guns to New Yorkers from...